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Better Business Cases™ is an initiative from HM Treasury and the Welsh government that aims to increase the skills of those involved in preparing or reviewing business cases.
A 10% discount is available to all CIPFA members. If this applies to you, please email email@example.com to make your booking.
£395.00 excl VAT
The Better Business Cases™ Foundation e-learning covers exactly the same content as the face-to-face Foundation course, including tips and advice on good practice, pitfalls to avoid, mock exam questions, case studies and examples. You must successfully complete the foundation level before attempting the practitioner level.
All the learning materials are accessed through CIPFA's digital learning platform, giving you the flexibility of learning anywhere at your own pace and at a time of your choosing. You will have access to the learning materials for 12 months.
The foundation level is aimed at everyone who needs an overall understanding of the process and who will be developing business cases, including:
The foundation level e-learning is completed over approximately one and a half days. This includes:
The foundation level e-learning is assessed via a 40 minute closed-book multiple choice examination delivered via our virtual learning environment.
On successful completion of the foundation examination, you will receive an internationally recognised certificate from the accrediting body, APMG.
The foundation level e-learning costs £395.00 +VAT. This includes:
All CIPFA training counts towards your continuing professional development (CPD). If you are a CIPFA Chartered Member, you are required to undertake a minimum of 20 hours of relevant CPD activity each year as part of maintaining your professional competence and to develop skills and knowledge.
Find out more about CPD requirements